[ mont-fert; French mawn-fawr ]
/ ˈmɒnt fərt; French mɔ̃ˈfɔr /


Si·mon de [see-mawn duh] /siˈmɔ̃ də/,c1160–1218, French leader of the crusade against the Albigenses.
his sonSimon de, Earl of Leicester,1208?–65, English soldier and statesman: leader of the Barons' War.


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/ (ˈmɒntfət) /


Simon de, Earl of Leicester. ?1208–65, English soldier, born in Normandy. He led the baronial rebellion against Henry III and ruled England from 1264 to 1265; he was killed at Evesham
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